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Name:Creach Bheinn
Hill number:1373
Height:853m / 2799ft
RHB Section:18C: Morvern and Kingairloch
County/UA:Highland (UA)
Catchment:Linnhe, Catchment Boundaries, Sunart
Watershed:Greater Loch Linnhe
Class:Marilyn, Hump, Simm, Corbett, Yeaman
(Ma,Hu,Tu,Sim,C,Y,P600,P500)
Grid ref:NM 87065 57639
Summit feature:shelter surrounding remains of former trig point
Drop:755m
Col:98m  NM896601  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 49
(1:25k) 376 383E
Survey:Abney level
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 220 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Wet, windy and misty - enjoyed the camp!davechaffey28/11/2018
Easy going from the first Corbett. With GHC staying at Corran Ferry. Tedious slog back to the car on the Strontian road. Great views.Play2End20/04/2018
Did after Beinn na Cille & Fuar Bheinn. No stalking info on 'outdooraccess-scotland' website. Contact Kingairloch Estate. 01967 411242/07881 805465duchally22/09/2016
With Iain P on a fine circuit from Glengalmadale.Phreerunner02/08/2016
Round of Glen Galmadale with Richard, Luigi & Mia (dog). From car (10:30) at foot of glen, up steeply by wood and above to SE ridge and B na Cille (12:25). Rain started, cloud down. Northward down to col and up ridge to Fuar Bheinn (13:50). Rain stopped, still in cloud. Down to broad col then up long stony slope to Creach Bheinn (15:15). Cloud lifted, views appeared. Walked down past Napoleonic lookout then followed long grassy ridge round top and E of glen back to start (18:35). Good day in the end.dbb13/06/2015
JimT09/06/2015
On a round of the Glamadale horseshoe. Views superb.kenmorti05/04/2015
Glen Galmadale horseshoe, clockwisedavidpettit8402/04/2015
Linear walk from Kingailoch: Glas Bheinn, N Top, Creach Bheinn, Maol Odhar, E Top, Meall a'Choireann Luachraich, Meall a'Bhraghaid and down to the new mini power station.jimbloomer222/03/2015
2nd visit - with Tricky. Sublime autumnal weather.Smudge11/10/2013
Alex, Peter, Lottie, Michael, Helen, Will, Alison, Ruth, Brigitte, Julian, Toby Blisco03/01/2013
round of beinn na cille, fuar bheinn, and creach bheinn from bend in road clockwiserobertphillips27/09/2012
With a well wrapped up Darren on another cold, windy summit but no rain and it may improve and all good exercise and psychologically on the way back now (to Corran bunkhouse with its sauna!)Chris Pearson23/07/2012
With Stuart & MichelleJamesSDonald04/05/2012
Solo.Dangerous Dave18/04/2012
with Alex Thomsondavidsbatty27/02/2012
With Jon & Laura. Stayed at Blackwater Hostel, Kinlochleven.Grinner09/07/2011
Solo ascent with dogs. Staying in Ardtornish for Alan and Laura's anniversaryalexmaclennan13/06/2011
22stod196231/05/2010
A cracking walk from Fuar Bheinn to this one that has the Napoleonic fort nr the top,must have been a cold job for the poor sods stationed heretorkm25/05/2010
With Mora from GlengalmadaleBLACKHILL14/04/2010
bouldery summit with large cairntom smith16/11/2009
3 of 6: From Fuar Bheinn.ChrisR16/06/2009
Self and BonnieInvicta1410/06/2009
Alone. In conjunction with circuit in. 2nd Corbett and grahamSpudGunn01/06/2008
with Eivor, from G Galmadale farm up B na Cille, Fuar Bheinn and Creach Bheinn and horseshoe round. N wind, sunny, great views to Rum, Lochaber and L Linnhe. 3 others on hill. fine round.over 7.5 hours, sore knees! aircraft debris on cairnniallp15/03/2008
Creach Bheinn (NM 871576) & Fuar Bheinn (NM 853563) S/F NM867530. Overnigh camp at NM865543 before and after ascents. Rain am with low cloudbase, sheltered from strong wind in valley. Brighter later, some snow on higher sheltered slopes. Careful navigation required on steep descent into valley after second ascent.John Young01/04/2006
W Jenx and Andy R, classic horseshoe of two corbetts and grahamnordicstar25/02/2006
Galltywenallt16/10/2004
with Alistair WoodIanHHill30/07/2002
Horseshoe of this and Fuar Bheinn from Glengalmadale as per SMC Corbett guide.Aye Jimmy26/08/2001
MC JCMartin6608/07/2001
day not knownclashcityrocker01/04/2000
KT Uisdean2517/04/1999
from F Bheinn. Down to a 1750' bealach for liunch and another 1000' trudge uphill to top at 14.25. Smashed remains of rustic trig. Magical views. To M Odhar.arranc13/06/1998
Day trip from Stonehaven. From Camasnacroise on narrow B8043. Solo. Ascended steeply at the north end of a wood to reach the southern slopes of Beinn na Cille. I reached its summit and continued N to reach the summit of Fuar Bheinn. Continued to Creach Bheinn. To the NE of the summit, at a col with a minor top, there are two stone dykes with three hut circles between them, said to be a relic of the Napoleonic Wars. I continued over Maol Odhar and Meall nan Each. I missed the last ferry, so had to drive round Loch Eil and then back to Stonehaven.pwbellarby24/05/1997
Horseshoe of Beinn na Cille, Fuar Bheinn, Cruach Bheinn and Meall nan Each from Glengalmadale.Eddie26/07/1996
Corbett bagging: Creach Bheinn and Fuar Bheinn RHW27/05/1991
Ascended from Glen Galmadale via Fuar Bheinn. Top in cloud , although sunny on descent. Second ascent 10/04/2014, having first climbed Maol Odhar. Clear visibility but the lower ground was very boggy.JohnW01/08/1990
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